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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Ray Gutierrez, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Gutierrez, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"I come to work everyday and make a positive impact on the health of others. Not many people can say that, but that's what working in dentistry has given me - the chance to help my patients improve not only their oral health, but quality of life as well."

My Mission

"Practicing dentistry with excellence and professionalism is tremendously important to me. I want to provide my patients not only dental work, but a caring, relaxing environment in which they feel comfortable as well."

Education

University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville, FL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Member of the American Dental Association and Florida Dental Association. Dr. Gutierrez is also Invisalign and IV Sedation certified.

Personal Attention Professional Care

"Improving the health and well being of our patients is top priority to my team and I. Building relationships with each of our patients is also very important to us; getting to know our patients greatly helps up better understand their dental needs so that we can provide top dental care that surpasses their expectation."

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Gutierrez currently resides in Tampa, FL. In his free time, he enjoys sports, fishing, and watching movies.

Helen Hoveida, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Hoveida, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"Dentistry is a profession where there is a one-on-one interaction between the dentist and the patient. It is a profession where you can have a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction at the end of the day knowing that you have helped someone by giving them a brighter smile."

My Mission

"I love the dental profession because I get to make a difference in someone's life. I believe a smile is universal language and giving someone the confidence and comfort to do something so simple is very gratifying. I truly value every relationship I develop with every patient because my philosophy is to treat everyone as part of my family. As soon as you step into my office, I will strive to make your dental experience worthwhile. I want my patients to know that even if nature did not gift them with million dollar teeth, they can still have their million dollar smiles."

Education

  • University of Florida, College of Dentistry - Gainesville FL (DMD)
  • University of South Florida, College of Medicine - Tampa FL (MS)
  • University of South Florida - Tampa FL (BS)

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Hoveida is Invisalign certified. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and Florida Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

She currently lives in Tampa, FL. She is involved with numerous community organizations including South Florida Baptist Hospital Foundation, Lions Club, Plant City Food Bank and Plant City Chamber of Commerce. In her free time, she enjoys running, reading, traveling and spending time with friends and family.